Music Box

Music Box

Sandra Gayer presents Music Box - a  programme of classical and modern music, spanning 500 years of breath-taking ideas. Where else would you hear Luciano Pavarotti and Whitney Houston in the same show? If you want to hear orchestras and soloists have musical adventures as well as melodic, rhythmic and
harmonic sparks fly, tune in every Monday 7-8pm with a repeat on Sunday's 7-8pm.

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Track list for the 14th June

‘Samson And Delilah: Bacchanale’ Composer: Saint-Saëns. Performed by 

Orchestre De Theatre Nationale Du L’opera De Paris.

‘Nachtlied’ Composer: Schumann. Performed by Peter Schreier.

‘Marzveilchen’ Composer: Schumann,. Performed by Peter Schreier

‘Talismane’ Composer: Schumann. Performed by Peter Schreier

‘The Tale Of Tsar Saltan: Flight Of The Bumblebee’ Composer:

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov. Performed by Nicholas York

‘Symphony No.3 (5)’ Composer: Mendelssohn

Performed by Chicago Symphony Orchestra. 

‘Sonatine Beaurocratique’ Composer: Erik Satie. Performed by 

Pascal Rogé.

‘Pavan’ Composer: Fauré. Performed by Orchestra Of Rome

‘Bever Valley Suite: Black Snow’

Composer: Henry Mancini.

Performed by Philadelphia Orchestra Pops

‘Die Walküre: Ride Of The Valkyries’ Composer: Wagner

Performed by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

‘Le Balcon’ Composer: Debussy

Performed byChristopher Maltman



Empire of The Sun: Exultate Justi composed by John Williams performed by City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Crouch End Festival Chorus performed by Paul Bateman, David Temple

Sollace composed by Scott Joplin performed by Alexander Pescanov

The Nut Cracker: Dance of The Reed Pipes performed by Tchaikovsky performed by The Kirov Orchestra performed by Valery Gergiev

How Doth The City Sit Solitary composed by John Blow performed by Robin Blaze, Joseph Cornwell, William Kendle, Steven Varco, Steven Alder, The Parley of Instruments composed by Peter Hallman, David Hill

Sonata No. 1 (2) composed by C.P.E. Bach performed by Armin Thalheim

Symphony No. 1 (4) composed by Beethoven performed by The Hanover Band performed by Monica Huggett

I was Glad performed by Hubert Parry composed by The Choir of ST. Paul’s Cathedral 

The Nut Cracker: Variation composed by Tchaikovsky performed by The Kirov Orchestra performed by Valery Gergiev 

Flute Quartet in D major (1) composed by Rossini performed by Europa Symphony soloists